A. J. Krouse




Mr. Krouse is a partner in the law firm of Frilot, L.L.C. located in New Orleans. He has thirty-four years of experience as a litigator including extensive jury trial experience with an emphasis in complex civil litigation, product liability, labor and employment and mediation and arbitration.



Mr. Krouse is a qualified mediator and arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association, Civil District Court, Parish of Orleans, First Circuit Court of Appeal and the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD).

Mr. Krous is an experienced mediator and arbitrator. He has been a fellow of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (International Centre for Arbitration & Mediation, London, England, FCIArb Designation No. 022054), since 2010; American College of Civil Trial Mediators®, Distinguished Fellow since 2012; Academy of Court Appointed Masters, Fellow since 2010; and College of Commercial Arbitrators, Member since 2009. Attended Advanced Commercial Mediation Institute presented by Association for Conflict Resolutions in collaboration with The Harvard University and the American Arbitration Association (2008). Bar memberships include State of Louisiana, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana, U.S District Court, U.S Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court. Qualified to serve as a mediator pursuant to the Louisiana Mediation Act and listed on the approved Louisiana Mediator Registry maintained by the ADR Section of the Louisiana State Bar Association. Honorable discharge - Captain, U.S. Army (September 1981).


"You did something I didn't think possible....."

"I, again, wish to thank you for your hard work to bring the ... matter to an amicable resolution. I felt that your mediation style was the catalyst to bring the parties to an agreement."

"Keep up the good work.”

"Again thanks very much for your assistance in getting this done. Your impressive skills as a mediator resulted in a very favorable outcome..."

"Thanks for your hard work, A.J. Very pleased with your assistance, and will recommend in the future."

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators American College of Civil Trial Mediators Academy of Court-Appointed Neutrals College of COmmercial Arbitrators Louisiana State Bar Association Super Lawyers